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Speakers: Irene Q. Brown and Richard D. Brown

Title: Family Violence and Community Justice in New England

Subtitle: The Case of Ephraim Wheeler, 1805-1806

Conference: 57th Annual Meeting of the New England Historical Association

Session: 3: Family Violence and Community Justice in New England in the Early Republic

Place: Bristol, Rhode Island, United States

Date: October 19, 1996

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 19th Century | American History: U.S. History | Cases: Offenders / Ephraim Wheeler; Cases: Victims / Betsy Wheeler; Offenders: Fathers; Types: Child Sexual Abuse, Incestual Rape; Victims: Daughters, Girls


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Irene Q. Brown, Department of Human Development & Family Studies, University of Connecticut

Richard D. Brown, Department of History, University of Connecticut

Wikipedia: History of the Americas: History of the United States / History of Massachusetts | Types of rape: Child sexual abuse, Incest